Laurel in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Christ United Methodist Church
Pastors of note include Reverend James H. Straughn, whoe served the congregation from 1912 - 1919. He was a leader of the Methodist unification movement in the 1930s, and was chosen to serve as Bishop when the churches merged.
Erected 2001 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number SC-145.)
Location. 38° 33.291′ N, 75° 34.247′ W. Marker is in Laurel, Delaware, in Sussex County. Marker is on Central Avenue ( Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Laurel DE 19956, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hope Lodge No. 4 (within shouting distance of this marker); Centenary United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Wading Place (approx. 0.2 miles away); Laurel (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Christ Church (approx. 1.9 miles away); Nathaniel Mitchell (approx. 1.9 miles away); a different marker also named Nathaniel Mitchell (approx. 1.9 miles away); St. Paul's United Methodist Church (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laurel.
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